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Providence Security Officer II *Up to $2000 Hiring Bonus in Portland, Oregon


Security Officer II at Providence Oregon Regional Shared Services

We offer a comprehensive security training program with opportunities for career advancement and growth. This candidate pool will be used to fill current and future on call openings. Apply today!

The Security Officer II receives general direction from the Security Manager, Supervisor or Lead Security Officer. Performs a variety of intermediate level technical security protective duties to protect patients, visitors, staff, physicians, property and facilities from accidents, bodily harm, fire, theft, vandalism, and illegal entry. Enforces PH&S, facility and security policies and regulations. Investigates reports of potential criminal conduct against PH&S staff, visitors, staff, and property; responds and assists in restraining patients; detains individuals when necessary or at the direction of a police officer; and provides protective services to high risk areas. May be required to support any Providence or affiliated organizations within the Oregon Region.

Required qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree Plus three (3) years of experience in security or law enforcement -OR- equivalent education/experience.

  • Successful completion of one of the following:

  • Certified law enforcement academy, such as corrections, police, reserve or military police or Completion of certified military training; or

  • Healthcare Security Officer Advanced or Supervisor Certification through IAHSS

  • Successful completion of five (5) additional FEMA Emergency Management Institute Courses from Security Services Approved Course List.

  • Experience using personal computer with standard Microsoft applications.

  • Valid driver's license.

  • Good driving record.

  • State of Oregon DPSST Professional Certification or temporary work permit upon hire

  • CPR certified, or obtained within ninety (90) days of hire.

  • FEMA ICS 100.HCB; ICS 200.HCA; and 700.A certification.

Preferred qualifications:

  • College level coursework in professionally related fields such as criminal justice, social work, psychology or any social science.

  • Direct patient care experience in a healthcare industry.

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P366835
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Facilities Security/Safety
Job Function: Facilities
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Variable
Career Track: Technical/Skilled Support
Department: 5016 RS SECUIRTY
Address: OR Portland 4805 NE Glisan St

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.